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con·se·quen·tial

 (kŏn′sĭ-kwĕn′shəl)
adj.
1. Following as an effect, result, or conclusion; consequent.
2. Having important consequences; significant: "The year's only really consequential legislation was the reform of Social Security" (New York Times).
3.
a. Important; influential: a consequential figure in the academic community.
b. Pompous; self-important: "He's a proud, haughty, consequential, turned-up-nosed peacock" (Charles Dickens).

con′se·quen′ti·al′i·ty (-shē-ăl′ĭ-tē), con′se·quen′tial·ness n.
con′se·quen′tial·ly adv.
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consequential

(ˌkɒnsɪˈkwɛnʃəl)
adj
1. important or significant
2. self-important; conceited
3. following as a consequence; resultant, esp indirectly: consequential loss.
ˌconseˌquentiˈality, ˌconseˈquentialness n
ˌconseˈquentially adv
Usage: Although both consequential and consequent can refer to something which happens as the result of something else, consequent is more common in this sense in modern English: the new measures were put into effect, and the consequent protest led to the dismissal of those responsible
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con•se•quen•tial

(ˌkɒn sɪˈkwɛn ʃəl)

adj.
1. following as an effect, result, or outcome; resultant; consequent.
2. following as a logical conclusion or inference; logically consistent.
3. of consequence or importance.
4. self-important; pompous.
[1620–30]
con`se•quen`ti•al′i•ty, con`se•quen′tial•ness, n.
con`se•quen′tial•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.consequential - having important issues or results; "the year's only really consequential legislation"; "an eventful decision"
important, of import - of great significance or value; "important people"; "the important questions of the day"
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consequential

adjective
1. resulting, subsequent, successive, ensuing, indirect, consequent, resultant, sequential, following The company disclaims any liability for incidental or consequential damages.
2. important, serious, significant, grave, far-reaching, momentous, weighty, eventful From a medical standpoint, a week is usually not a consequential delay.
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consequential

adjective
2. Having or exercising influence:
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Translations

consequential

[ˌkɒnsɪˈkwenʃəl] ADJ
1. (= resulting) → consiguiente, resultante
the moves consequential upon this decisionlas medidas consiguientes a or resultantes de esta decisión
2. (= important) → importante
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consequential

adj
(= self-important)wichtigtuerisch; smile, tone alsoüberheblich
(= logically consistent)folgerichtig
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consequential

[ˌkɒnsɪˈkwɛnʃəl] adj (frm)
a. (important) → importante
b. (consequent) → conseguente
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Logic of appropriateness has gained more importance than logic of consequentiality in this perspective.
There is a logic at work in tragedy, a consequentiality. That logic is not explicit.
Findings suggest that the reversals of several known relational mechanisms combined in their operation to mitigate the salience and consequentiality of cognitive mechanisms which, in turn, explains why there was little violence during the Gaza Pullout.
intention, what is missed in such asynchrony is the consequentiality
It is the consequentiality that underscores the personal dimension of the agency called forth:
(8) Increasing returns are pertinent here, since agents act on the basis of the logic of consequentiality that increases the costs associated with every step taken down a particular path.
"Payment and Policy Consequentiality in Contingent Valuation." 2015.
The deliberative system is evaluated against the criteria of inclusivity, authenticity and consequentiality (ibid.: 32).
Such questions have been used in recent literature to assess respondent perceptions of the consequentiality of their responses (e.g., Herriges et al., 2010; Vossler & Watson, 2013); consequentiality is considered essential in recent literature for response validity and for minimizing hypothetical bias (Carson & Groves, 2007, 2010).
There is a suggestion of consequentiality about the statement, as though it was more than a sketch on a folio sheet.